No, really. And I am extraordinarily picky. I don’t listen to podcasts and I rarely watch web series — despite the fact that I have worked on both, they just don’t hold my attention. This, on the other hand, is absolute brilliance, and everyone I know who knows about it has watched the entire series of videos.
John Green, a self-deprecating James Potter look-alike, is a talented writer and charming host (who is happily married and therefore not available to return my crush) and the graphic team at Thought Bubble makes a lot of the more difficult concepts both fun and easier to understand. Why isn’t learning always this fun?
My favorite episode is the Columbian Exchange, because that’s one of my favorite historical events and it’s video number 23, which is my favorite number.
There is also a series on science that I haven’t watched in its whole, it seems a lot less ADHD and charming, but still awesome. I mean, introducing biology as about sex and not dying… well, hell, I’m sold.